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Manitoba
History

No. 86


This Old
Elevator


Abandoned
Manitoba


Memorable
Manitobans


Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Pool Grain Elevator / Paterson Grain Elevator (Cypress River, RM of Victoria)

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Agents / Buyers | Photos & Maps | Sources

A grain elevator in the village of Cypress River, on the CPR Glenboro Subdivision in the Rural Municipality of Victoria, was formerly operated by Manitoba Pool Elevators. At the time of a 2014 site visit, it was in use by the Paterson Grain Company. The railway line was abandoned in 2014 and was removed in the summer of 2016.

Agents / Buyers

Period

Agent / Buyer

1928-1930

H. C. Couzens

1930-1934

A. F. Sutherland

1934-1942

R. H. Preston

1942-1949

R. Grundy

1949-1951

W. S. Kirbyson

1951-1971

Kenneth E. Elliott

1971-1979

William Nielson

1979-1986

James Ralston

1986-1997

Dennis Lafreniere

1997-1998

?

Photos & Maps

Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Cypress River

Former Manitoba Pool grain elevator at Cypress River (August 1992)
Source: Historic Resources Branch, Grain Elevator Inventory, slide 2281.

Paterson grain elevator at Cypress River

Paterson grain elevator at Cypress River (October 2015)
Source: Jean McManus

Site Location (lat/long): N49.55433, W99.08939
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Paterson Grain Elevator (Cypress River, RM of Victoria)

Sources:

Manitoba Pool Fonds, S. J. McKee Archives, Brandon University.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Jean McManus.

Page revised: 2 September 2016

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